Easter Weekend 2012

I hope you are feeling refreshed and renewed after your Easter weekend!  Our plans to go to the beach on Friday were thwarted by everyone else in Houston having the same idea, so we didn’t quite make it.  But we did set up a little pool in the backyard and I don’t think James missed the beach all that much.

On Saturday, we road-tripped it to my brother and sister-in-law’s house for cousin Riley’s 3rd birthday.  I love these people so much.  That’s my baby brother, 12 years my junior, and his sweet, mature, and naturally gorgeous wife.  She put together such a wonderful party, cooked and baked everything from scratch, and you could just feel the love.  I am so proud of them.
And home to color eggs.
Chubby baby hands don’t understand that eggs are delicate.

I can’t even remember the last time I colored eggs.  It was fun and surreal to be coloring them for the first time with my son.  
Our church service was awesome too.  When we got home, we had a little Easter egg hunt in the front yard.

The confetti eggs are especially fun.

Hope y’all had a great weekend.  Looking forward to a great week!

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Hi! I’m Megan, mom to a thoughtful teenager and spunky young girl. We call Houston home and recently moved into our dream home. I traded my lawyer hat to become a full-time blogger in 2010. I love sharing my passion for affordable fashion, home decor, organization, & fitness to help inspire you to take care of you!


  1. aww,your son is sooo cute o want to eat him (not really)=D hehe…nice photos =)i really love those confetti eggs definately going to make them next year,thanks for tip 😉

  2. Love these pictures! Our first pool was just liek yours and we had a blast with our 1st son it in! Brings back wonderful memories! Love your pictures! have a great week!

  3. He looks so biiiiigggg! Sounds like a great weekend…I noticed mama's towel and magazine set up too, so I hope thatmeans youre well and had as much fun as he did!! Love seeing the baby brother!!

    And Ive been a fan of Ashli's blog for awhile. I lost touch during their move, looks like I have some catching up to do!!her house makws me want to start over with mine!!!

  4. Oh, so sweet. He is just darling with those chub a bub hands on those eggs. Looks like it was full of love and fun. So nice to see the photo of your brother and his darling family. xxo

  5. My son has the same Easter "basket" and I've spent the last 10 minutes or so reading backwards through your blog… so this was a good excuse to comment and say hello. I LOVE all your home design posts — such inspiration!

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